Garden Grove, Santa Ana Sued Over Future of Willowick Golf Course
October 7, 2019
Orange County Communities Organized for Responsible Development (OCCORD) filed a lawsuit on Monday in an effort to halt the sale of Willowick Golf Course being eyed for future development. The oldest 18-hole public golf course in OC rests within SanTana but is owned by Garden Grove. In April, Garden Grove, in tandem with SanTana, issued a Request for Proposals without prioritizing the publicly-owned land for open space or affordable housing.
Not doing so ran afoul of California’s Surplus Land Act, according to the suit.
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